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Magic Stone

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Calle Ambato | El Campamento de los Pinos, Banos 0059, Ecuador
Magic Stone
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Frederiksberg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2010

We are just back from Banos where we stay in this wonderful Magic Stone Guesthousse,that difinitely the place where you have to stay in Banos : - Aase and Ove (the ovners) the most warm people we never met , give you the best advices about where to go around , they speak very well English - The guesthousse is... More 

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NEW YORK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2010

We were approached at the bus station, by the host of this hostel. We couldnt have been cared for any better by these absolutely wonderful people. There were two guest houses, a pool is being put in, and a spectacular view of Banos. The design and cleanliness of the rooms and house, is just inspiring. Surrounded by the mountains, they... More 

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Denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2010

I'm grateful that I stayed at Magic Stone before the world has discovered this gem, and there aren't any reservations left! This trip changed my time in Ecuador from "good" to "more than excellent." The friendliness of the owners, the breathless beautify of the surroundings, and the the coziness of the guesthouse are things that you can't find anywhere else.... More 

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